Oxnard, California Lawyers

Rochelle H. Schultz
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California Attorney

University of Southern California Gould School of LawCalifornia
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John Alexander Pinnell
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California Attorney with 22 years experience

PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS! PROTECT YOUR FREEDOM! PROTECT YOUR FUTURE! Put a former prosecutor to work for you! After serving his county for eight years in the United States Navy, Mr. Pinnell returned to school and earned... Read More »
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Vann H. Slatter
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California Attorney with 43 years experience

Vann Slatter is the principal owner and attorney of Vann H. Slatter, A Professional Law Corporation. Read More »
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Victor J. Yoo
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California Lawyer with 25 years experience

Mr. Yoo's practice focuses on tax and bankruptcy litigation. He has represented clients in both criminal and civil cases against the California Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization and Employment Development... Read More »
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Elroy Schneider
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 43 years experience
(805) 764-6370 300 E. Esplanade Drive
Suite 1980
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Loyola Law School
Roy Schneider's areas of practice include business planning, entity formation, mergers, acquisitions and sales of businesses, employment law, contracts, transactional matters of all kinds, real estate transactions, homeowners associations, non-profit law and estate planning. Business & Corporate Transactions Roy advises and represents companies and entrepreneurs with a broad range of business related services. He advises his clients on business law, start-up assistance related to the choice and formation of an entity, the protection of a trademark or license agreement and regularly assists with buying or selling a business. Roy prepares contracts of all types with the view...
Todd Means
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 4 years experience
(562) 822-6745 1000 Town Center Drive
Suite 300
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Todd Means initially became interested in law to help "the little guy." After working for an educational nonprofit during and after college, Todd entered Loyola Law School, Los Angeles to become a civil rights attorney. However, he quickly realized that protecting the constitutional rights of the accused was his true passion. During law school, he interned at the Ventura County Public Defender’s Office, was a member of Loyola Law School's Juvenile Innocence and Fair Sentencing Clinic, and was a Judicial Extern for the Second District of the California Court of Appeal.

After receiving his J.D. from Loyola, he...
Andrew Scott Mansfield
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 24 years experience
(805) 642-6406 2775 N. Ventura Rd., Suite 201
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Bankruptcy Attorney and Bankruptcy Law Specialist Andrew S. Mansfield has been practicing law since December of 1994. In that year, he was admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California, including the Central and Northern District of the United States District Courts in California. He completed his B.A. at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas in 1991, and he received his law degree from U.C Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) in 1994. In 2007, he graduated from Harvard Divinity School after conducting his Master’s research on the role of religion in major U.S. Supreme Court...
Karl Anthony Gerber
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 25 years experience
(877) 525-0700 4030 West Hemlock Street
Oxnard, CA 93035
Business, Construction, Employment and Workers' Comp
Southwestern Univ School of Law
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A Los Angeles job discrimination lawyer at this office has assisted numerous other individuals who are facing similar hardships to yours and can assist you today. Attorney Karl Gerber received his Juris Doctorate at Southwestern University School of Law, after earning his undergraduate degree from California State University at Northridge. Attorney...
Randall Kaiden
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 22 years experience
(805) 351-3920 1000 Town Center Drive, Suite 300
Oxnard, CA 93036
Elder and Estate Planning
University of San Diego School of Law and Southwestern University School of Law
Randall Kaiden is an experienced California Estate Planning & Elder Law Attorney. He is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Rated Preeminent Attorney, Past President of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys Southern California District, Estate Planning Law Specialist by the National Association of Estate Planners & Councils, and a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He has been recognized by his peers as well as the community at large and holds a perfect 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO Legal for estate planning and elder law. His...
Scott Wippert
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 17 years experience
(805) 874-2566 3600 S Harbor Blvd #463
Oxnard, CA 93035
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
I started at the Public Defenders office in Sacramento in 2001. I worked there for 5 years. After leaving the Public Defenders office, I became the Senior Trial Attorney for United Defense Group. I have tried every type of criminal case, from misdemeanors to homicides. I started the Law Firm Wippert & Bramson. Wippert & Bramson are expert trial attorneys who have handled numerous high profile media cases.
James Allen Goldstein
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 44 years experience
(805) 981-3975 300 E. Esplanade Drive, 9th Floor
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationCriminal and DUI
Southwestern Univ School of Law
On April 28th, 2012, the Los Angeles Criminial Courts Bar Association will award James A. Goldstein the prestigious "Jerry Giesler Award", as their Trial Lawyer of the Year. Over the past two years, Jim has secured not guilty verdicts in 4 of the 6 serious murder and attempted murder cases he tried. Two of these cases included multiple defendant jail house murders. In another murder case, Jim sought to exclude his client's confiession given the improper and coercive interrogation tactics used by LAPD detectives. The judge agreed and the case was dismissed. Jim has represented the rights of the...
Michael H. Moghtader
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 18 years experience
(800) 360-3038 220 S. A Street,
Suite 9
Oxnard, CA 93030
Free ConsultationDUI, Immigration, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Univ of West Los Angeles
I, Michael H. Moghtader, am the founder and CEO of the MHM LAW GROUP, A Proffessional Law Corporation. I attended California State University, Los Angeles in 1987 where I received my Bachelors Degree and obtained my law degree in 1997. I was admitted to the California Bar, US District Court and is a member in good standing. My practice involves Immigration and Personal Injury.

Furthermore, I am well recognized in having a perfect track record and known for my reputation in winning almost impossible cases. My extensive knowledge among many areas of law, place clients at an advantage, because most...
Bailey Fowler Means
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 4 years experience
(562) 822-6898 Means & Means LLP
1000 Town Center Drive, Ste 3000
Oxnard, CA 93036
Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
University of California - Irvine and Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Bailey K.F. Means began concentrating on criminal defense practice during her 1L year at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. During her three years at Loyola, she interned at two public defender’s offices, and the ACLU, in addition to working as a research assistant for three criminal-focused professors.

Since graduating from Loyola, she worked as a Deputy Public Defender in Ventura County for 3 years. In the 3 years she was there, Bailey took more cases to trial than anyone else in the public defender’s office. (Todd Means tried the second-most cases in those 3 years). Though she’s an aggressive and experienced...
Howard Blau
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 48 years experience
(805) 644-2112 300 Esplanade Drive
9th Floor
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice and Personal Injury
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Howard Blau is an experienced Southern California attorney specializing in personal injuries, medical malpractice and wrongful death law. Howard has been personally serving his clients with trust and integrity for over 35 years. His advocacy skills are exemplary and his clients attest to his honesty and integrity, and proven results.
Andrew Scott Mansfield
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 24 years experience

Bankruptcy Attorney and Bankruptcy Law Specialist Andrew S. Mansfield has been practicing law since December of 1994. In that year, he was admitted to practice before all courts in the State of California, including the... Read More »
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Matthew Rabban
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I am a trial attorney serving clients across all of California state wide. I work to protect the rights of the people in our community. Often I represent the David in the fight against Goliath. Many of my clients have... Read More »
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Greg May
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 27 years experience
(805) 824-5120 P. O. Box 7027
Oxnard, CA 93031
Free ConsultationAppeals and Business
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
William Earl Winfield
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 33 years experience
(805) 604-4106 300 East Esplanade Drive
suite 1170
Oxnard, CA 93036
Bankruptcy, Business and Foreclosure Defense
Univ of Utah COL
William E. Winfield practices in the areas of general business law, civil litigation, real property, landlord/tenant, securities, oil and gas, bankruptcy and creditor/debtor rights. He is board certified in Business Bankruptcy by the American Board of Certification. Bill has served as a Visiting Deputy District Attorney for the County of Ventura. In addition, he is an arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers and the Ventura County Superior Court, where he has also served as a visiting judge. Bill is the author of “Rejection of Non-Residential Leases of Real Property in Bankruptcy: What Happens to the Mortgagees’ Security Interest”...
Earl Schurmer
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 29 years experience
(805) 981-0764 300 East Esplanade Drive
Suite 1180
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationAnimal, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Southwestern Law School
Attorney Earl Schurmer is a Southern California personal injury lawyer who has more than two decades of experience in the field. He has handled hundreds of arbitrations and has tried numerous cases to verdict. Mr. Schurmer is a member of the Consumer Attorneys of California, the American Trial Lawyers Association, the Ventura County Bar Association, and the Santa Barbara County Bar Association. To find out about retaining the representation of Attorney Schurmer, contact The Law Offices of Schurmer & Wood today.
Benjamin Paul Feld
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 16 years experience
(805) 214-8888 405 South B Street
Suite 4
Oxnard, CA 93030
Free ConsultationEmployment, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Santa Barbara COL
Kenneth Evan Chyten
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 39 years experience
(805) 981-3910 300 East Esplanade Drive
Suite 900
Oxnard, CA 93036
Appeals, Business, Construction and Stockbroker Fraud
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
I have been a highly successful trial lawyer for 30 years, with extensive experience in many different areas. My primary focus, however, is civil and business litigation. MY CLIENTS I have represented hundreds of businesses and individuals in matters ranging from simple contract or business disputes, to matters as complex as patent and antritrust litigation, and everything in between. No case is too small or simple, or too large or complex. If I choose to take a case, I will give that case my utmost attention and interest regardless of its...
Gregory G Phillips
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 36 years experience
(805) 604-7065 500 Esplanade Drive, Suite 600
Oxnard, CA 93036
Free ConsultationConsumer, Criminal, Legal Malpractice and Medical Malpractice
Pepperdine University
I am a civil litigation and trial practice attorney who has represented victims of personal injury, wrongful death, consumer and civil disputes. I have assisted in obtaining record verdicts, settlements and judgments on behalf of plaintiffs in Ventura, Santa Barbara and Tulare Counties. I am also a former Ventura County Senior Deputy District Attorney, Misdemeanor Supervisor, Attorney of the Year and Ventura County Sheriff's Academy instructor who has prosecuted a significant number of jury trials to verdict, which included murder, major narcotics, felony and misdemeanor prosecutions.
Ken Bradley Dallara
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 18 years experience
(805) 297-4510 707 E. Hueneme Road
Oxnard, CA 93033
Business, Criminal, Family and IP
University of La Verne
Christine Nguyen Thomas
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 15 years experience
(805) 351-8866 1000 Town Center Drive
Suite 300
Oxnard, CA 93036
Divorce and Family
UCLA School of Law
Panda Lynn Kroll Esq.
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 19 years experience
(805) 988-4848 300 Esplanade Drive
Suite 1180
Oxnard, CA 93036
Business
Boston Univ School of Law
James Wilson Vititoe
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 42 years experience
(805) 385-3200 309 S A St #101
Oxnard, CA 93036
Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Attorney James Vititoe has a long track record as a consumer advocate and has been involved in numerous landmark legal cases. He was a key part of the water contamination case in Hinkley, California made famous by the Academy award winning film, Erin Brockovich. Jim and Vititoe Law Group continue this legacy of advocacy and continue to fight for those who need.
Martin I. Aarons
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California Attorney with 15 years experience

University of San Diego and Arizona State UniversityCalifornia
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Andrew G. Smith
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California Attorney with 10 years experience

Georgetown UniversityVirginia, DC, California, U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 9th Circuit, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California and Federal Circuit
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Laurence David Grossman
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 45 years experience
(805) 485-5600 1701 Solar Drive Suite 225
Oxnard, CA 93030
Free ConsultationWorkers' Comp
Brent Darryl George
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 25 years experience
(805) 494-8400 1000 Town Center Drive
Suite 300
Oxnard, CA 93036
Bankruptcy, Business, Personal Injury and Real Estate
San Fernando Valley College of Law
Mark Kenneth Flores
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 26 years experience
(805) 385-3313 365 E Esplanade Dr #203
Oxnard, CA 93036
Personal Injury
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Attorney Mark Kenneth Flores is a founding partner of Crane Flores, LLP, a personal injury law firm with offices in Ventura, Santa Barbara, and Oxnard. Mr. Flores has exclusively practiced in the area of personal injury litigation for over 20 years. He worked at some of the largest and most successful personal injury law firms in Los Angeles, prior to starting his practice in the Central coast. With more than 20 years in practice, Mr. Flores is capable of handling any type of personal injury or wrongful death claim, from auto accidents to asbestos-induced mesothelioma.
Robert Patrick Jennings
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 18 years experience
(805) 981-3937 300 E. Esplanade Drive, Suite 937
Oxnard, CA 93036
Divorce, Family, Immigration and Personal Injury
Ventura COL
Beena McMahan
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer with 18 years experience
(805) 200-6911 P.O. Box 52132
Oxnard, CA 93031
Free ConsultationFamily and Immigration
Baylor Law School and University of California - Riverside
William Starr
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Oxnard, CA Attorney
(805) 764-6370 300 E. Esplanade Drive
Oxnard, CA 93036
Business
Marina Lang
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Oxnard, CA Attorney
(805) 485-1000 1000 Town Center Drive, Suite 600
Oxnard, CA 93036
IP
Carlo Reyes
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Oxnard, CA Lawyer
(805) 988-9200 500 Esplanade Drive
Suite 950
Oxnard, CA 93036
Business
David Scott Quintana
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Oxnard, CA Attorney
(805) 351-3757 1000 Town Center Drive
Suite 300-35
Oxnard, CA 93036
Real Estate
Eric Ridley
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Port Hueneme, CA Lawyer with 8 years experience
(805) 244-5291 567 W. Channel Islands Blvd. Ste. 210
Port Hueneme, CA 93041
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer, Elder and Estate Planning
University of Honolulu School of Law and University of Honolulu School of Law
Eric Ridley loves helping family protect their assets through estate planning, Family Asset Protection & Medi-Cal planning. I help seniors preserve their self-determination and their dignity, along with their assets.

Also serving consumers facing bankruptcy, abusive collection agencies, or general litigation.

Attorney Eric Ridley always gives free consultations, and answers his own phone.

Agressive and compassionate, Eric Ridley serves clients in Ventura, Santa Clarita, Port Hueneme and all points in between.

https://www.ridleylawoffices.com

Gary K. Walch
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California Lawyer with 44 years experience

UCLA School of Law9th Circuit, U.S. Federal District Court and California
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Steven Dhillon
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California Attorney

My professional philosophy is that the client always comes first. I am dedicated to providing my clients with stress-free legal assistance. Taking (or substantially reducing) the stress and worry from my clients is of... Read More »
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Kristi Jo Peariso Esq.
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Ventura, CA Attorney with 20 years experience
(805) 620-0322 2300 Knoll Dr.
Suite A
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationCriminal
California Western School of Law
As a criminal law attorney with more than 11 years of experience in criminal defense, I have spent my entire career fighting for the constitutional protection of my clients. Unlike many other private criminal defense attorneys in Ventura County, I have never worked for the District Attorney's Office, and have never prosecuted anyone. I began my career as a Deputy Public Defender in Mendocino County, before transferring to Santa Barbara County and ultimately to Ventura County in 2000, where I remained as a Deputy Public Defender for 7 years. As a tireless and passionate public defender for nearly 10 years,...
Laurie Peters
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Camarillo, CA Lawyer with 13 years experience
(805) 484-6885 80 Wood Rd. Suite 300
Camarillo, CA 93010
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Estate Planning and Family
Ventura COL
Marcus W. Morales
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Oxnard, CA Attorney with 7 years experience
(805) 845-5405 100 Town Center Drive, Suite 300
Oxnard, CA 93101
Free ConsultationFamily and Personal Injury
Morales Law. Serving Family Law and Personal Injury Clients Since 2011.
Carla Leslie Hartley
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San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA Attorney with 12 years experience
(805) 639-0600 1844 Crater Dr
San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA 93004
Family
Ventura COL
Donald Allan Cocquyt
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San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA Lawyer with 37 years experience
(805) 656-0550 1986 S Victoria Ave
San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA 93003
Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Whittier Coll School of Law
Daniel E. Kann
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Ventura, CA Attorney with 15 years experience
(888) 744-7730 674 County Square Dr.
#101C
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
University of San Francisco School of Law
After receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Utah in 1999, Daniel E. Kann earned his law degree from the University of San Francisco, School of Law. While still in law school, Dan took part in a program at the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office that allowed him to take on criminal defense cases as a law student. Through his work with the Public Defender’s Office, Attorney Kann found his calling and to this day continues to fight for the rights of defendants facing criminal charges. Admitted to the State Bar of California in 2004, Attorney Kann began...
Christopher Patrick Welch
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Ventura, CA Lawyer with 16 years experience
(805) 467-6542 674 County Square Drive, Suite 210
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Military
Santa Clara University School of Law
Are you searching for the representation of a trusted criminal defense attorney in Ventura? If so, it may be in your best interest to contact the Law Office of Christopher P. Welch. Attorney Welch has more than a decade of experience under his belt, and has earned a 9.5 Superb Avvo Rating. He is also a board member of the Ventura County Criminal Defense Bar Association, a member of California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, and a member of the California Public Defenders Association. Attorney Welch understands that an unfortunate event can occur at any time, and he offers clients his...
Joshua Alan Burt
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Ventura, CA Lawyer with 16 years experience
(805) 652-1211 8133 Medford Street
Ventura, CA 93004
Free ConsultationEmployment, Entertainment & Sports, IP and Personal Injury
Northwestern University School of Law
The Law Office of Joshua A. Burt provides experienced advocacy in the areas of copyrights, rights of publicity, trademarks, trade secrets, employment and labor, personal injury, civil litigation and client counseling. Joshua Burt’s goal is to provide high quality big firm legal services in a cost-effective small firm environment. Because of Joshua Burt’s big firm experience and small firm environment, the firm is capable of achieving great results for its clients at a much reduced cost to the client.
Brian Arnold Vogel
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Ventura, CA Lawyer with 26 years experience
(805) 654-0400 770 County Square Dr., Ste. 104
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Criminal and Personal Injury
Loyola Law School
I received my Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California in 1993. I was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1993. I have been practicing law for nearly 21 years. Following my admission to the California Bar, I was employed as a deputy public defender at the Ventura County Public Defender’s Office and obtained a substantial amount of training and experience in the investigation, preparation and presentation of evidence motion practice, trial planning and practice, and client relations. As a Deputy Public Defender, I was the lead attorney in approximately...
Thomas Douglas Allen
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Ventura, CA Attorney with 29 years experience
(800) 495-2819 1650 Palma Drive
Suite 102
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationCriminal
University of La Verne
Thomas "Doug" Allen, in practice for the past 25 years, has represented clients charged with offenses ranging from possession of an open container of alcohol to first degree murder. He has extensive courtroom and trial experience. Seven years ago he limited his practice to Expungement Law and has litigated more than 3000 expungement cases all over the state of California.
Kara Koerner
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California Attorney with 15 years experience

Santa Clara University School of LawCalifornia
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Justin Edward Sterling
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California Attorney with 12 years experience

Named Attorney of the Year and a Top California Criminal Attorney, Mr. Sterling is an accomplished criminal trial lawyer with an extensive record of winning in both federal and state court. Typical case results include,... Read More »
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